Homeserve plc (LON:HSV) insider Mark C. Morris acquired 11,647 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 23rd. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 599 ($7.48) per share, for a total transaction of £69,765.53 ($87,163.33).
Shares of Homeserve plc (LON:HSV) opened at 591.00 on Friday. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 1.82 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 602.35 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 545.71. Homeserve plc has a 12 month low of GBX 353.68 and a 12 month high of GBX 633.50.
The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 8th will be issued a dividend of GBX 4.10 ($0.05) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 8th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.69%.
HSV has been the topic of a number of research reports. Barclays PLC upgraded Homeserve plc to an “overweight” rating and boosted their price objective for the company from GBX 257 ($3.21) to GBX 695 ($8.68) in a research note on Thursday, October 20th. Royal Bank Of Canada boosted their price objective on Homeserve plc from GBX 530 ($6.62) to GBX 680 ($8.50) and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 13th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price objective on Homeserve plc from GBX 538 ($6.72) to GBX 569 ($7.11) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Peel Hunt boosted their price objective on Homeserve plc from GBX 525 ($6.56) to GBX 600 ($7.50) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday. Finally, Jefferies Group boosted their price objective on Homeserve plc from GBX 400 ($5.00) to GBX 560 ($7.00) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 600.57 ($7.50).
Homeserve plc Company Profile
HomeServe plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in providing home emergency, repair and heating installation services. The Company’s segments include UK, USA, France, Spain and New Markets. The Company designs a range of water, heating and electrical related home assistance products.
Receive News & Ratings for Homeserve plc Daily – Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts’ ratings for Homeserve plc and related companies with MarketBeat.com’s FREE daily email newsletter.